24
Cr
26
Fe
29
Cu
47
Ag
83
Bi
79
Au
105
Db
47
Ag
114
Fl
87
Fr
25
Mn
82
Pb
78
Pt
13
Al
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CRITM, vecteur de transformation métallique

The Metal Transformation Research and Innovation Consortium (CRITM – Consortium de recherche et d’innovation en transformation métallique) is one of nine sectoral clusters of industrial research (RSRI – Regroupement sectorial de recherche industrielle) in Quebec: An industrial research network. It provides strategic and financial support to companies involved in research projects and organizes value-added activities with access to specialized equipment and expert advice.

CRITM operates in wide-ranging transformation industry sectors including first, second, and third metal transformations in the following four research vectors:

Transformation process development

aimed at enhancing the competitive capability of companies.

Advanced metal product design

for a competitive edge.

Environmental footprint reduction

and upgrade of metal transformation by-products.

Enhanced energy efficiency

through new, energy-saving processes and improved energy recovery in existing processes.

CRITM is:

89
members:
23 research institutions and 66 businesses
15
calls for projects
and two calls for greenhouse gas (GHG) projects
62
CRITM-approved projects
worth more than $23 M in contributions
48
active projects
worth $65.2 M, including $18.7 M in direct CRITM funding

satisfaction rate among researchers and businesses

*2018 survey of 94 CRITM clients by the Quebec Ministry of Economy and Innovation (MÉI).
90%
80%
70%
60%
50%
40%
30%
20%
0%
10%
93

BEING A MEMBER IS BENEFICIAL

Joining CRITM as a member is affordable and above all, gives you access to:
  • Funding
  • Support
  • Expert resources
  • Networking events
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